Walk This Way : The Aerosmith Autobiography
Walk This Way: The Autobiography of Aerosmith book begins with lead singer Steven Tyler’s intervention, when his loved ones sat him down one day in 1986 to discuss his hard partying lifestyle and backtracks to follow the band from their New Hampshire roots through their success in Boston in the 1970′s to the stellar music career that has earned them a place among the rock n’ roll greats and worldwide fame and fortune. It talks about their wild partying, women, drugs, booze and riches and follows them on their journey to eventual sobriety. Tyler talks in the book about his relatives from Italy and shares some of his memories of growing up. The autobiography captures the thoughts and views of all five band members who talk openly about both the ups and the downs of their ride to fame. There are also interviews with the women that have been in their lives, their lives, and other people who have hung around the group. If you want the candid truth of what the exact life of a rock star entails you will get it delivered with Walk This Way.
Aerosmith was formed in Boston in 1970. They signed their music contract in 1972 with Columbia Records and released their first album in 1973 with the self titled album Aerosmith. They have been called the ‘Bad Boys of Boston’. In 1993, Get a Grip was their first album to debut at #1 on the charts. The band also scored a success in the video game world with the 2008 release of Guitar Hero: Aerosmith. The band’s members are Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton, and Joey Kramer. SEE THIS BOOK ON SALE